Faith

How to Make the Most of Lent: A Catholic Woman’s Guide to the Best Lent Ever

I look forward to Lent every year. That's sort of a weird thing to say since Lent is so sacrificial, right? Lent is the time when we set aside some of the things we reaaaaally enjoy so that we can remember that a) our souls shouldn't be slaves to our bodies and b) God suffered… Continue reading How to Make the Most of Lent: A Catholic Woman’s Guide to the Best Lent Ever

Faith, Speaking

Girls Guide to Lent: 10 Easy Ways for Catholic Women to Make Lent Fruitful (Event in Lafayette, Louisiana)

Hey, friends! Are you in the Lafayette Louisiana area? Want to hang out, drink wine, eat cheese and be merry?! Of course you do! I'm chatting 10 easy ways to make lent fruitful! Join us! When: Tomorrow (February 8, 2018) 7PM Where: Acadian Religious 2819A Johnston St., Lafayette, La 70503

Faith

Seven Day Faith Building Challenge for Catholic Women

Hey, friendaroo, are you searching for more? Some of you have been brave enough to reach out to me and say, “Hey, Diana, I want to believe wholeheartedly. I want to do better. Something within me wants more, but I don’t know how to make it happen. I don’t know how to become a better… Continue reading Seven Day Faith Building Challenge for Catholic Women

Faith

A Fail-Safe Way to Pray Each & Every Day

My relationship with prayer: it's complicated. I struggle with finding time to pray, struggle with not even wanting to find time to pray, struggle with what to say when I finally DO pray, struggle with how to say it, struggle, struggle, struggle. My friend, Amber, reminded me recently that an opportunity to pray falls into… Continue reading A Fail-Safe Way to Pray Each & Every Day

Motherhood

Are You Pushing Your Kids Too Hard: Why Extracurriculars Don’t Matter THAT Much

A few weeks ago parents were invited to watch the last 10 minutes of dance class. A rare treat. I sat on the floor as my sweet 7 year old performed with her friends. Their dance was beautiful and I was amazed at how in sync they were. I videoed and smiled and held back… Continue reading Are You Pushing Your Kids Too Hard: Why Extracurriculars Don’t Matter THAT Much